[Tagging] emergency=ambulance_station vs amenity=fire_station

Martin Koppenhoefer dieterdreist at gmail.com
Sun Nov 10 20:17:37 UTC 2019

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> On 10. Nov 2019, at 14:16, Jan Michel <jan at mueschelsoft.de> wrote:
> E.g. in Germany they are mostly combined in the larger cities, but usually separated in smaller towns. That's related to having professional fire fighters and stations that are always manned compared to volunteers who have to gather first.

ambulance / rescue services in Germany are (often?) assigned through a call for tenders competition every x years, while fire stations are not in competition (AFAIK) but organized by the government. 

Cheers Martin 

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